Gisli Herjolfsson

Founder and CEO Controlant

Mr. Herjolfsson is Co-founder and CEO of Controlant, a technology company that is pioneering the development of next-generation visibility solutions for digitally connected pharmaceutical cold chains. He has driven the vision, culture, and growth of the company for the last 12 years. The Controlant Cold Chain as a Service (ChaaS)® solution provides a single source of supply chain truth, consisting of reusable Internet of Things (IoT) data loggers that send mission-critical data and insights in real-time to a proprietary, cloud-enabled software platform, and cost-reducing operational services. Its data analytics and industry-wide benchmarking data are revolutionizing what is possible. Controlant customers leverage the improved visibility to connect stakeholders, improve efficiency, ensure quality and safety, and increase revenues.

Main Conference Day One - 27th January

Wednesday, January 27th, 2021

11:15 AM Building the Supply Chain Control Tower for the Post-COVID-19 World

COVID-19 has exposed longstanding vulnerabilities within the supply chain, leading pharma companies and logistics providers to rethink their approach. The challenges in distributing the vaccine have demonstrated the integral role that technology plays in scaling operational capabilities while ensuring patient safety. Today, the technology-enabled control tower connects people, products, and processes through enhanced visibility, data, and automation.


In this session, attendees will learn how real-time technology can streamline quality and logistics workflows while strengthening the supply chain:

  • Cold chain lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic
  • The importance of accelerating control tower technology implementation to improve agility
  • Leveraging data to automate business processes and increase supply chain responsiveness
  • How technology will play a key role in connecting parties and mitigating risk moving ahead


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Gisli.

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